Daily Archive: December 3, 2012


Bombing, Negotiating, Speculating – News For The First Week of December, 1967

Click on the link here for Audio Player: ABC News Around The World – Dec. 2, 1967 Busy week, this first one of December in 1967. B-52 raids over the demilitarized zone in Vietnam came in at around 150,000 pounds. Still the fighting went on. Secretary of State Dean Rusk...


The French National Orchestra With Roger Desormiere Play Music Of Ibert – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Ibert – Symphony Concertante for Oboe and Orch. Sadly, the French conductor Roger Desormiere didn’t fully transition over to the era of the lp record before having his career cut short by a debilitating stroke. He was one of the most widely...


The Hank Jones Trio And Friends (Chet Baker And Pepper Adams) – In Concert From Stockholm – 1983 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Hank Jones Trio w.Friends – Stockholm 1983 001 A classic concert, recorded live by Sveriges Radio in Stockholm on June 4, 1983, featuring the legendary Hank Jones Trio (w/ Red Mitchell, bass and Shelly Manne, drums) along with guests Chet Baker on...